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Comfy Colorado Cabin - Amazing Mountain Views and Recreation

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Welcome to CAVU Cabin, where the ceiling and visibility are unlimited.

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Last updated: 08/22/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Buena Vista cabin description

We've named our retreat CAVU Cabin. CAVU is an aviation term for "Ceiling and Visibility Unlimited," which is how we feel when we're there, both in sight and in spirit.

Located in the southern portion of South Park, our cabin offers quiet solitude while being convenient to shopping, restaurants and recreation.

Easily accommodating eight, the cabin includes three bedrooms with queen-size beds, a basement room with a full-size futon, 2-3/4 baths, a huge open basement with large-screen TV and game table, deck and walkout. Enjoy evenings with the family at the fire pit off the basement, and cook those BBQs from the patio.

From Denver, the cabin is only a two-hour drive. Colorado Springs, an hour and a half. Then, once you have arrived you're only 20 minutes to the town of Buena Vista. Here there are quaint shops and restaurants, a grocery store and many rafting companies.

Buena Vista is a launching point for countless recreational activities. This is the location of the famed white water rafting opportunities of the Arkansas River. Many rafting outfitters are located within 15 minutes of the cabin. In addition, you can take many driving detours including the most beautiful Cottonwood Pass drive to Taylor Reservoir.

Want quaint shopping opportunities or treks to fun towns? Within 1-1/2 hours of the cabin are Aspen, Breckenridge, Buena Vista, Colorado Springs, Cripple Creek, Fair play, Frisco, Hartsel, Leadville, Poncha Springs, Salida. Even the Great Sand Dunes are within an easy drive

Winter skiing opportunities exist at Monarch, Breckenridge, Copper Mountain, Keystone, Arapahoe Basin, and Ski Cooper.

Try these other activities on for style:
• mountain biking
• snowmobiling
• photography
• wild life viewing
• gold medal trout fishing
• picnic at nearby reservoirs
• river rafting - summer
• snow skiing and snow shoeing - winter
• shopping - all year
• hiking
• fishing (including Gold Medal Trout)
• hot springs spa - all year


Keywords: Cabin

Property Type

      • Cabin

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Onsite Services

                  • Housekeeper Optional

                  Suitability

                  • Not Suitable For Children:

                    Our cabin is not child-proofed, and there can be wildlife around (mountain lions, coyotes, bears) that could be dangerous to small children or pets. So for now, please ask about children under 10 years....moreless

                  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                    25 years...moreless

                  • Non Smoking Only
                  • Pets Not Allowed
                  • Long-Term Renters Welcome

                  Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

                  Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

                  Kitchen & Dining

                  • Kitchen:

                    Fully stocked with plenty of amenities. Coffee maker, dishwasher, gas stove and much more....moreless

                  • Dining Area Seats:

                    0...moreless

                  • Refrigerator
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Freezer
                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Toaster
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils

                  Amenities

                  • Garage:

                    Space to park one vehicle....moreless

                  • Towels Provided
                  • Heating
                  • Fireplace
                  • Gas Fireplace
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer

                  Other Amenities

                      • iPod dock

                      Entertainment

                      • Music Library:

                        Bring your own iPod to play in our stereo system....moreless

                      • Stereo
                      • DVD Player
                      • VCR
                      • Video Library
                      • Books
                      • Television
                      • CD Player
                      • Satellite / Cable

                      Communications

                      • Mobile Phone:

                        Sprint and Verizon service are verified as pretty reliable on most of the property....moreless

                      • Internet
                      • Computer Available
                      • Wireless Internet
                      • Broadband Access
                      • Telephone

                      Outdoor Features

                      • Deck / Patio:

                        (3) Wood decks on main floor with view of Pikes Peak from the east deck, sunsets from the west deck. Basement walkout to grassy area with fire pit. Large concrete apron around garage with grassy area and views....moreless

                      • Balcony
                      • Wood Deck
                      • Outdoor Grill Gas
                      • Outdoor Grill
                      • Porch / Veranda

                      Theme

                      • Family
                      • Away From It All

                      Location & View

                      • Mountain View:

                        Pikes Peak, Thirty-nine Mile Mountain, Buffalo Peaks, Mt. Princeton...moreless

                      • Rural

                      Activities

                      • Cinemas
                      • Fishing
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Hiking
                      • Water Skiing
                      • Cross Country Skiing
                      • Golf
                      • Skiing
                      • Rock Climbing
                      • Swimming
                      • Rafting
                      • Hunting
                      • Jet Skiing
                      • Mountain Climbing
                      • Sailing
                      • Kayaking
                      • Mountaineering
                      • Fly Fishing
                      • Freshwater Fishing
                      • Hunting Big Game
                      • Snowboarding
                      • Snowmobiling
                      • Cycling
                      • Groceries
                      • Museums
                      • Live Theater
                      • Health/Beauty Spa
                      • Restaurants
                      • Autumn Foliage
                      • Forests
                      • Ruins
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Hunting Small Game
                      • Eco Tourism
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Horseshoes
                      • Boating
                      • Sledding
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • Antiquing
                      • Shopping
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Fitness Center
                      • Walking
                      • Whitewater Rafting
                       

                      Reviews

                      Write a review 4.9
                      from 52 traveler reviews
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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      High Season
                      May 15 - Oct 14, 2014
                      3 night min stay
                      $239
                      $1,434 $5,549
                      Fall Season
                      Oct 15 - May 14, 2015
                      2 night min stay
                      $189
                      $1,134 $5,859
                      My Standard Rate
                      3 night min stay
                      $239
                      $1,434 $5,549
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees and Rental Conditions:

                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $400
                      • Property Damage Protection $89
                      • Cleaning Fee $89 + tax
                      • Tax Rate 4%

                      Notes:

                      Pets are generally not allowed, but considered on a case-by-case basis.


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                      Calendar

                      Last updated: 08/22/2014
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                      21 Unavailable
                      22 Today
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                      Location

                      15 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      15 Miles
                      Nearest Golf

                      Car: Necessary

                      Abundant recreation is all around. National Forest land within two miles of the cabin. Easy access to highway.

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2007

                      Why the Owner Chose Buena Vista:
                      We were looking for an escape from the city. After looking all over the north part of Park County, we were blessed to find CAVU. We were surprised to find how convenient it is to so many places to explore. And it's within the two-hour drive limit from our home in Denver.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
                      This place has it all for us. Spacious, only a mile of dirt road, secluded feel, great views and amenities galore. It's a great place to share with family, friends and the folks we have met through rentals.


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english

                       

                      Photos

                      • Welcome to CAVU Cabin, where the ceiling and visibility are unlimited.

                        Welcome to CAVU Cabin, where the ceiling and visibility are unlimited.

                      • Main floor master bedroom has a comfortable queen size bed.

                        Main floor master bedroom has a comfortable queen size bed.

                      • The Blue bedroom has a comfy queen and room to spare.

                        The Blue bedroom has a comfy queen and room to spare.

                      • Dual vanities in upper floor full bath.

                        Dual vanities in upper floor full bath.

                      • Did someone say games?

                        Did someone say games?

                      • Walkout patio on the first level near the fire pit.

                        Walkout patio on the first level near the fire pit.

                      • Views of Pikes Peak abound

                        Views of Pikes Peak abound

                      • Frequent visitors to CAVU.

                        Frequent visitors to CAVU.

                      • Great Room is Great for entertaining

                        Great Room is Great for entertaining

                      • Large main floor master bathroom.

                        Large main floor master bathroom.

                      • The "Loft" bedroom has a comfy queen bed and an opening to the great room below.

                        The "Loft" bedroom has a comfy queen bed and an opening to the great room below.

                      • Large sectional and big screen TV on the 1st level.  Loads of room!

                        Large sectional and big screen TV on the 1st level. Loads of room!

                      • Lower level 3/4 bath.

                        Lower level 3/4 bath.

                      • Firepit great for evening fires, stories, laughter and memories.

                        Firepit great for evening fires, stories, laughter and memories.

                      • Outstanding views, morning and evening.  This is a sunrise over Pikes Peak.

                        Outstanding views, morning and evening. This is a sunrise over Pikes Peak.

                      • Posing at the nearby Llama ranch.

                        Posing at the nearby Llama ranch.

                      VRBO #176559

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                      This listing was first published here in 2008.

                      Date last modified - Sunday, June 22, 2014

                      $189 - $239 per night (USD)
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                      3 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 8

                      View calendar: Updated 08/22/14
                      Minimum stay: 2-3 nights
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